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Since 1 October 2016, foreign-invested enterprises looking to establish in China have not needed to obtain government approval.
Mayer Brown JSM
China's regulatory regime on inbound foreign investment entered a new era on 1 October 2016.
The Social Credit Opinions mandate the full-establishment by 2018 of a comprehensive government-wide and society-wide social monitoring system.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The current Chinese foreign investment laws were enacted decades ago. Under these laws the approval process is typically time-consuming and burdensome for a foreign investor.
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V.
The Standing Committee of the People's Congress decided on 3 September 2016 to amend three important laws that form the legal framework for foreign investment in China.
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
On September 3, 2016, the Twelfth National People's Congress Standing Committee passed amendments to the current four main foreign-investment laws in China: Law of the People's Republic of China on Chinese-Foreign Equity Joint Venture Enterprises; Law of the People's Republic of China on Chinese-Foreign Cooperative Joint Venture Enterprises; Law of the People's Republic of China on Wholly-Foreign Owned Enterprises; and Law of the People's Republic of China on the Protection of Investments of Tai
JSA Advocates & Solicitors
Economists say that the length of the Constitution of a country is inversely proportional to the level of mutual trust in society and unfortunately India has the world's longest Constitution.
The Indian Civil Aviation sector has seen a lot of growth since the early 2000s.
The Government of India ("GOI") has allowed for 100% Foreign Direct Investment ("FDI") in the education sector under the automatic route.
In last 25 years, Indian telecom sector has seen rapid changes with the advent of private investment and FDI.
During the 2008 Mumbai attacks the terrorists were believed to have utilized online mapping applications to plan and implement their attacks.
Monday morning June 20, 2016, people woke up to the news of Mr. Raghuram Rajan returning to academia after his term as the RBI Governor ends.
Approximately 17 State Governments have consented for the formation of such joint venture companies for the development of railway infrastructure in such states.
The NPP states that India is located on a strategically important location and is well connected to several international trade and commerce routes.
The MDO Guidelines further state that the intent of the MCA was for the purpose of achieving a standard contractual arrangement that may be entered into across the country for procurement of such services.
Further, baseline geoscientific data shall be available in the public domain free of any charges.
Kochhar & Co.
India has the third largest armed forces in the world, with a phenomenal 31.1% of its annual budget spent on capital acquisitions of defence equipment.
The Union Cabinet of the Council of Ministers approved on June 15, 2016, the National Civil Aviation Policy, 2016.